Inverleith keep up chase on leaders Grove Menzieshill

Inverleith remain third in the eight-strong Division One of the Scottish men's indoor hockey league.

Tuesday, 9th January 2018, 12:05 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th January 2018, 12:09 pm

The Capital side have 15 points from seven games – winning five and losing two – and trail unbeaten leaders, Dundee-based Grove Menzieshill, by six points. Grove have won all their seven games with Kelburne second with 16 points.

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Edinburgh’s two other representatives, Grange and Edinburgh University, are struggling at the foot of the table.

Seventh-placed Grange have four points from their seven games and the students have yet to record a point.

The latest round at Bells Sports Centre in Perth saw Inverleith win both their games, an 8-2 victory over Clydesdale followed by a 7-3 victory over Hillhead. Grange were edged 7-5 by Dundee Wanderers but beat Edinburgh University 6-3 in their other outing. The students also lost 5-4 to Hillhead.